Tag archive for ‘UN’
By admin On Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Celebrating 30 Years Of Children’s Right: How Has Nigeria Fair?

A classroom in Delta State school By Young Erhiurhoro LAGOS NOVEMBER 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-This November will mark thirty years of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) since it was signed by heads of states More...

By admin On Monday, July 15th, 2019

Ruga: Malcolm Omirhobo Foundation Takes Case Of Northern Group Threat To UN (SEE PETITION)

LAGOS JULY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Malcolm Omirhobo Foundation writes Secretary-General, Mr. Antonio Guterres of the United Nations to live up to its responsibility to protect defenceless innocent Nigerians from imminent More...

By admin On Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Onuesoke Condemns Recurring Benue Killings, Appeal For UN Intervention

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS APRIL 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain and former Governorship aspirant, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has condemned in strong terms, the recurring invasion More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

UN Rates Somalia, Mauritius, Algeria Ahead of Nigeria as Africa’s ‘Happiest’ Countries

LAGOS MARCH 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-What makes a country happy? Is it wealth, freedom or a trustworthy government? According to the latest World Happiness Report, compiled by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network More...

By admin On Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Diplomatic Blunder: Nigeria Absent As United Nations Ponders Fresh Assistance For Boko Haram Victims

Buhari LAGOS SEPTEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY) – In what appears as a clear diplomatic blunder by Nigeria, Friday, in New York, President Muhammadu Buhari and his team to the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) More...

By admin On Monday, September 14th, 2015

6 Out of Every 10 Nigerian Children Experience Physical, Emotional, Sexual Violence – Survey

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Findings from the Nigeria Violence Against Children Survey were released in Abuja on 10th September 2015 unveiling the first nationally representative data on the prevalence of More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

UN Promises to Support Buhari’s Fight against Insecurity, Unemployment, Corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon LAGOS AUGUST 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with President Muhammadu Buhari Monday and promised solidarity in the new Nigerian More...

By admin On Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Yemen is Running Out of Food, United Nation Cries Out

A displaced Yemeni child, who fled the Saada province with her family, eats bread at a school turned into a shelter in the capital Sanaa on Wednesday. LAGOS AUGUST 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Yemen’s conflict has pushed More...

By admin On Friday, December 6th, 2013

World Pays Tribute to Mandela’s Death

LAGOS DECEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Leaders including President Barack Obama of the United States of America, United Kingdom’s Prime Minister David Cameron and President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday condoled with More...

By admin On Monday, October 28th, 2013

ASUU Strike: SERAP Drags FG to UN Over Failure to Meet Demands

Minister of Education, Wike LAGOS OCTOBER 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has dragged the government of President Goodluck Jonathan to the United Nations Committee More...

By admin On Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Nigeria Leads the World in Number of children Contacting HIV- UN

Nigeria has the highest number of children contracting the Human Immunodeficiency Virus, HIV, in the world, the latest report by the United Nations has shown. The report says nearly 60,000 Nigerian children were More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

World Drug Day: Adoke, Tambuwal, Stakeholders Call for Crack Down on Drug Barons

By Oghenekevwe Laba LAGOS JUNE 26TH (URHOBOTODAY) The Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Bello Adoke, Speaker of the House of Representatives Aminu Waziri Tambuwal and stakeholders have called for More...

By admin On Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

PHOTOS/STORY:Succour for Flood Victims as UN Chief Visits Delta State

(L-R) Gen Ike Nwachukwu (RTD), United Nations (UN) Under Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Baroness Valerie Amos and Delta State Gov, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan LAGOS JUNE 21ST, More...

By admin On Thursday, June 20th, 2013

NDLEA Seizes N33.1b Worth of Hard Drug from Barons in 2012

(L-R)Femi Ajayi Director-General NDLEA, Ahmadu Giade Chairman NDLEA and Mrs. Irene Imade Ideva Assistant Director Public Prosecution By Oghenekevwe Laba LAGOS JUNE 20TH (URHOBOTODAY) The National Drug Law Enforcement More...